An attempt to curate the practical and insightful when it comes to the Common Core State Standards Initiative.

Common Core math is not fuzzy

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Real fluency is an improvement on traditional math’s plug-and-chug, mechanical approach.
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11 hours ago
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Students Owning the Common Core Math Practices

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When teachers bring the Common Core into a classroom discussion every day, students begin to understand and own them. Learn why it is important to use the Common Core language with students.
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2 days ago
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PARCC Communication Materials from MA and a Wonderful #EdchatRI Chat on PARCC

Massachusetts is in the second year of their PARCC transition plan and has created three communication materials that can serve as good starts to conversations, basic information for teachers and families, or as a way to frame what is happening in the Commonwealth around PARCC and the 2011 Curriculum Frameworks in ELA and Mathematics.

PARCC Communication Materials from MA and a Wonderful #EdchatRI Chat on PARCC

Massachusetts is in the second year of their PARCC transition plan and has created three communication materials that can serve as good starts to conversations, basic information for teachers and families, or as a way to frame what is happening in the Commonwealth around PARCC and the 2011 Curriculum Frameworks in ELA and Mathematics.

2 days ago
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A Surprising Benefit of the Common Core: Really Cool Video Games

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Can new learning tools get World of Warcraft fans excited about math? Education technology companies are banking on it.
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4 days ago
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How Google Apps for Education Can Help You Implement Common Core

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To support the new standards’ emphasis on student collaboration, keyboarding and online research, Pascagoula School District (MS) implemented GAFE.
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1 week ago
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Marin Voice: Helping children become lifelong learners

The 2014-15 school year has begun across the county.
This fall, San Rafael City Schools welcomed over 7,000 K-12 students to our schools.

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1 week ago
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ReadWorks.org | 6th - 12th Grade Social Studies Texts

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You’ll love this research-based reading comprehension curriculum. Check out ReadWorks.org!
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1 week ago
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ELA CCSS Through a 21st Century Lens (20 minutes)

RT @jenniferward: Check out @judeobsc17 ‘s presentation on digital tools to address ELA and the Common Core at http://t.co/OgfAWmD4Xm #tmnj…

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1 week ago
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The Problems and Promise of Common Core | Harvard Graduate School of Education



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1 day ago
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PARCC Communication Materials from MA and a Wonderful #EdchatRI Chat on PARCC

Massachusetts is in the second year of their PARCC transition plan and has created three communication materials that can serve as good starts to conversations, basic information for teachers and f…

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2 days ago
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The Mathematics of Hope - on meaningful reform in mathematics education

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Here is a new paper by Jo that was published by Heinemann with some important ideas about mathematics messages and the opening of tasks. Mathematics of Hope Paper
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4 days ago
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PARCC Provides Guidance & Cautions about How to Use Newly Released Scoring Rubrics


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1 week ago
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Common Core: This reform could actually work

Barry R. Groves, a 37 year public school veteran, is optimistic about the new math teaching and rigorous standards, unlike the many previous reform movements.

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1 week ago
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Five Resources to Meet the Common Core in a Literature Classroom | Facing History and Ourselves

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Facing History and Ourselves has teaching strategies, primary source documents, and multimedia tools that can help you meet the Common Core State Standards in your literature classroom.
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1 week ago
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Technology for the Core – Apps and Tools for the Literacy Curriculum Reading Strand


3 Part Series offers a wealth of iPad Apps and Web Tools for the Common Core Literacy Curriculum’s Reading Strand Dr. Leslie Suter and Dr. Melissa Comer are

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1 week ago
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